For those interested in the South Dakota choral music scene


desmond-erinErin Desmond the instructor of voice and piano at Dakota Wesleyan University and is the founder and artistic director for the Mitchell Area Children’s Choir.Before moving to South Dakota in 2010, she taught general and vocal music at Belvidere South Middle School in Belvidere, Ill. During her one year of teaching in Belvidere, she doubled the size of the choral program. Desmond also taught vocal music for four years at Willowcreek Middle School in Portage, Ind., where her students received superior and excellent ratings at yearly contests. She also acted as the Area One Representative for the Circle the State with Song Choral Festival, and was the assistant and accompanist for the Southlake Children’s Choir from 2005-2007. She serves as the R&S chair for Junior High/Middle School Choirs for SD-ACDA.

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